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Automotive Spray Painter

Auckland

About the Company

Our company was built out of our love for cars, and our want to be different and push boundaries. We offer industry-leading car customisation services ranging from window tints and vinyl wraps to complete vehicle restorations with custom panels and paintwork

About the job

We are looking for a skilled spray painter to join our production team. As a spray painter, you will be responsible for filling, smoothing, and repairing each product's surface, mixing the coating liquids, and spraying each layer according to specifications. You may also be required to paint decorative designs using stencils and coat hard-to-reach areas using a hand brush.

To ensure success as a spray painter, you should have excellent hand-eye coordination, good knowledge of paint mixing techniques, and strong attention to detail. A top-class spray painter should be able to produce even, hard-wearing coatings that exactly match the colours and finishes requested.

Responsibilities

  • Meeting with clients and work managers to discuss design and colour choices
  • Removing rust and other loose materials using acid or a wire brush
  • Filling, sanding, and smoothing surfaces that need to be sprayed
  • Applying masking tape and coverings over areas that are not being sprayed
  • Selecting and mixing the required coating liquids
  • Selecting and attaching the correct spray nozzle to create the desired spray pattern
  • Spraying machines, products, and wall areas using industry techniques
  • Spraying designs using stencils, if required
  • Cleaning spray cans, nozzles, and other spraying equipment after each spray job
  • Inspecting and assessing spray coatings after the paint has dried

What are we looking for

  • 3 years of proven experience as an Automotive Painter
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination.
  • In-depth knowledge of paint mixing and spraying techniques.
  • Ability to see subtle colour differences.
  • Experience with breathing masks and protective clothing.
  • Ability to work with acid and harsh chemicals.
  • Ability to stand for long periods.

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